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's chief national correspondent, jim avila, has the headline. >> reporter: american kids love to play soccer. long seen as the safe alternative to u.s. football. but today, for the first time, a soccer player has been diagnosed with c.t.e., the very same repetitive head trauma disease, found in some pro football players. >> our son, patrick, was doing headers at the age of 3. >> reporter: patrick granger died nearly two years ago. his brain donated to scientists at boston university, studying c.t.e. today, doctors announcing the frontal lobe of his brain was badly damaged. riddled with the same disease that leads to dementia and depression. >> getting hit in the head hundreds of thousands of times is not a normal part of life. it does not happen outside of sports and abuse. >> reporter: it's this move, the header, that is so dangerous for youngsters. players typically head the ball up to 12 times in a single game. watch again. that black and white sphere, traveling up to 50 miles per hour. and football players, are protected by a helmet. in soccer, there is nothing between skull and l
. abc's senior national correspondent jim avila with the headline tonight. >> the gw bridge is totally gridlocked. >> stay out of the center of town. >> reporter: 911 tapes released today takes us inside the chaos that was fort lee, new jersey. when top aides of the governor jammed the world's busiest bridge. >> you are aware the town is total gridlock. >> reporter: warning first responders firefighters, police, it is not a normal day within fort lee. >> we're getting calls from irate motorists. >> reporter: the four days from september 9 through 12, now forever known as fort lee's traffic armageddon and chris christie bridgegate. despite that noise, governor chris christie insists he was kept in the dark. one of the influential counties wailing about unbearable traffic, in the middle of his re-election campaign. he insists that he didn't know about those medical emergencies on hold. >> paramedics were notified. she has a head injury. >> you know, it's an emergency and they are not still here. >> they're coming. okay, they're on the way. >> reporter: that's christie palling around with
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